BCHHS Academic Advising

Welcome to BCHHS Academic Advising!

"penguin fall"

If you have been fully admitted to YSU, please click HERE to schedule an advising appointment with an advisor overseeing your program.

Professional Academic Advisors:

  • Students in their second year and who have not completed 60 credit hours at the end of a spring semester.
  • Students who have not been admitted to Nursing (ADN or BSN), Dental Hygiene, Respiratory Care, or Social Work.

Faculty Advisors:

  • Students admitted to Nursing (ADN or BSN), Dental Hygiene, Respiratory Care, or Social Work.
  • Students who have completed more than 60 hours after a spring semester
  • Note: Exercise Science students who have more than 60 credit hours may still be assigned to a professional advisor at this time. Please check your student profile page to determine who your advisor is.

How do I change my major?

  • To change your major within the College of Health and Human Services, book online with the advisor for your new major. BCHHS Advisors
  • To change your major that is in a different college, book an appointment with an advisor in that college. (Ex. If you are changing to business, book an appointment with an advisor in the college of business)

Need help with any of the following?

  • Registration
  • Withdrawing from classes
  • Penguin Portal
  • Financial Aid and Scholarships
  • Records
  • University Bursar (Business office)

Click Here or call the Penguin Service Center at
(330) 941-6000

Who is required to meet with an advisor?

Students who are required to meet with an advisor will have a registration hold on their account until meeting with their advisor.

  • Freshmen and sophomores (0-59 semester hours complete).
  • Students on academic warning or probation.
  • Student Athletes
  • Transfer students through the completion of their first semester.
  • High School student taking college coursework (SB140/EAOP).

Unsure who your advisor is?

You can see who your advisor is on your student profile page or in Penguin Pass.


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How to find us?

Location: Cushwa Hall, 2104
(330) 941-1820